A ketchup shortage in the US is causing prices to spike " and it could get harder to find ketchup packets at restaurants

Published Apr 06 2021 at 3:18 PM GMT
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  • The COVID-19 pandemic has wreaked havoc on the global supply chain, causing shortages of toilet paper, Peloton bikes, and computer chips.
  • Ketchup packets are its latest casualty, according to a new report by The Wall Street Journal.
  • Kraft Heinz confirmed the ketchup shortage to Insider.
  • Steve Cornell, the company's president, told Insider that demand for ketchup has outstripped supplies.
  • Some shoppers told The Journal the popular condiment has already become a difficult item to get at drive-thrus, comparing.




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  • Published Apr 6, 2021 3:18 PM GMT